Jeanette Sandor, RN and legal nurse consultant, joins the Nursing Home 411 podcast to talk about nursing home negligence cases, the 1987 Nursing Home Reform Law, defensive documentation, and why families of residents should keep a journal.
Background reading and references:
- Summary of the 1987 Nursing Home Reform Law: https://www.aarp.org/home-garden/livable-communities/info-2001/the_1987_nursing_home_reform_act.html
- Sandor’s blog about stories of nursing home abuse and neglect: http://voicesfrombehindthecurtains.com/ (inspired by the book, “Left to Tell” by Immaculée Ilibagiza)
- Sandor’s book recommendation: “The Choice: Embrace the Possible” by Edith Egar
Host: Eric Goldwein
Music: Liturgy of the Street by Shane Ivers – https://www.silvermansound.com
Note: Sandor is a former LTCCC board member.